Thursday, 7 March 1996
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MADAM SPEAKER in the Chair]
Motion made, and Question proposed,
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what representations he has received in respect of the advantages and disadvantages of maintaining a common income tax banding in each of the countries...
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what are the current rates of economic growth and of unemployment in Britain; and what are the comparable figures for other European Union countries. 
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what discussion he has had with the Inland Revenue regarding employer national insurance contributions in the construction industry. 
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what assessment he has made of the effects on the economy of increases in levels of job insecurity. 
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what steps the Government are taking to counter fraud and mismanagement in the EC budget. 
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what fiscal measures he plans to assist small businesses further. 
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how much tax the typical family paid (a) at the latest available date and (b) in 1992. 
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on current levels of taxation. 
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what plans he has to review the tax laws covering bingo. 
To ask the Prime Minister if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 7 March. 
Will the Leader of the House give us details of future business?
I am extremely grateful to you, Madam Speaker, for allowing me to raise this matter. I beg to ask leave to move the Adjournment of the House, under Standing Order No. 20, for the purpose of...
Ms Judith Church, supported by Mr. Malcolm Chisholm, Ms Jean Corston, Mrs. Anne Campbell, Miss Kate Hoey, Mr. Ken Livingstone, Mr. Jon Trickett Ms Ann Coffey, Mr. Hugh Bayley, Dr. Kim Howells,...
Ms Margaret Hodge, supported by Ms Tessa Jowell, Mrs. Anne Campbell, Ms Dawn Primarolo, Mr. Stephen Timms, Ms Glenda Jackson, Miss Kate Hoey, Mrs. Bridget Prentice, Mr. Keith Hill, Ms Ann Coffey,...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Dr. Liam Fox.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Hanley.]
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